Data Science Course Mentor

Job title: Data Science Course Mentor

Company: Springboard

Job description: The Opportunity : Springboard runs online, self-paced, Python- and R-based Data Science workshops in which participants learn with the help of a curated curriculum and 1-1 guidance from an expert mentor. Our mentor community – the biggest strength of our programs – comprises experts from the best organizations in the world. Our mentors range from data scientists and researchers at premier companies (Uber, Pandora, LinkedIn, Apple) to a wide variety of top-notch startups and consulting firms. After 5 successful years in the US(serving more than 10,000 learners) we are sprinting to launch Springboard in India. We will be offering job-guarantee programs in Data Science and AI/ML and are looking for mentors who are looking for an opportunity to give back by nurturing the next generation of Data Scientists/AI engineers. If you are as passionate about mentoring as you are about Data Science, and can give a few hours per week in return for an honorarium, we would love to hear from you. The Program:

  • Completely onlineDesigned to take 6-9 months, depending on the course
  • Participants in this course are working professionals and college students, interested in getting started with data science
  • Participants learn about Data Science with the help of a curated online curriculum and a personal mentor
  • They go through the curriculum at their own pace and have a weekly 30-minute check-in with their mentor to discuss questions, projects, and career advice!


  • are as passionate about teaching Data Science as about Data Science itself
  • are that rare combination of programming, statistics and storytelling skills
  • are proficient in the curriculum topics of at least one of our Data Science Career Track program(taught in Python) are available for weekly, 30-minute video check-ins with students to help them set and achieve learning goals, answer subject matter questions, provide feedback on projects, and career advice
  • have at least 4 years of experience solving real-life data science problems, and are comfortable working with large datasets
  • are empathetic and have excellent communication skills


  • Membership in a rich India mentor community of expert mentors from great companies like Flipkart, JP Morgan, KPMG, Zomato and more
  • Membership in our rich global community of mentors working with top companies
  • Change the lives of students in our program
  • Help us revolutionize online education!
  • Receive a monthly per-student honorarium
  • Work at your convenience


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Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Job date: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 07:25:32 GMT

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